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William Kapell Edition Vol 6 - Bach, Debussy, Mozart, Et Al


Release Date: 03/07/2000 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 68995   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachDomenico ScarlattiWolfgang Amadeus MozartIsaac Albeniz,   ... 
Performer:  William Kapell
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Suite in A minor, BWV 818 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/07/1947 
Venue:  RCA Studio No 2, New York City 
Length: 8 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Harpsichord in E major, K 380/L 23 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
Date of Recording: 12/21/1949 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 17 in B flat major, K 570: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/21/1949 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 6 Minutes 14 Secs. 
4.
Suite Iberia, Book 1: no 1, Evocación by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904-1906; France 
Date of Recording: 04/27/1945 
Venue:  RCA Studio No 2, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
5.
Piano Playtime: no 1, Waltz of the Rainbow by Abram Chasins
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1952 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, California 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
6.
Piano Playtime: no 4, By the Brook by Abram Chasins
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1952 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, California 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
7.
Piano Playtime: no 5, Dancing Bagpipes by Abram Chasins
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1952 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, California 
Length: 0 Minutes 45 Secs. 
8.
Piano Playtime: no 6, Tricky Trumpet by Abram Chasins
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1952 
Venue:  RCA Studios, Hollywood, California 
Length: 1 Minutes 35 Secs. 
9.
Children's Corner: no 1, Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum by Claude Debussy
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1950-51 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 56 Secs. 
10.
Children's Corner: Jimbo's Lullaby by Claude Debussy
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1950-51 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
11.
Children's Corner: no 3, Serenade for the Doll by Claude Debussy
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1950-51 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
12.
Children's Corner: no 4, The Snow is Dancing by Claude Debussy
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1950-51 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
13.
Children's Corner: The Little Shepherd by Claude Debussy
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1950-51 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
14.
Children's Corner: no 6, Golliwogg's Cake-walk by Claude Debussy
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; France 
Date of Recording: 1950-51 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
15.
Toccata Ostinato by Robert Palmer
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 03/21/1947 
Venue:  Live  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
16.
Partita for Keyboard no 4 in D major, BWV 828 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  William Kapell (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1952-53 
Venue:  Town Hall, New York City 
Length: 27 Minutes 33 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Ouverture
Allemande
Courante
Aria
Sarabande
Menuet
Allemande
Courante
Sarabandes I and II
Gigue
Sonata in E, K.380/L.23
Adagio II
Book I, No. 1: Evocación
Waltz of the Rainbow No. 1 (To Carol)
By the Brook No. 4 (To "Butten")
Dancing Bagpipes No. 5 (To David)
Tricky Trumpet No. 6 (To Bobby)
Dr. Gradus ad Parnassum
Jimbo's Lullaby
Serenade for the Doll
The Snow Is Dancing
The Little Shepherd
Golliwogg's Cakewalk
Toccata ostinato

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